Belgium has become the first European top-tier league to cancel the rest of its season with Club Brugge crowned league champions.
The league's Board of Directors held a conference call on Thursday where it was decided that the league should not resume.
The Belgian league's decision came hours before UEFA, the European Club Association and the European Leagues umbrella group sent a joint letter to their members saying it was of "paramount importance" that competitions, including domestic...
Belgian giants Anderlecht were fined the maximum €5,000 ($5,516.00) on Tuesday for allowing Vincent Kompany to coach their team without the required diploma, the Belgian football association said.
"The club violated the regulations for a long time and despite that it being against the rules did not hesitate to publicly unveil a coach without a diploma," the association's licensing committee said in a statement.
Belgium requires the head coach at all its top-flight clubs to hold a UEFA...
Paul Onuachu will be hoping that his first start and maiden goal for Belgium Pro League side Genk -- both of which arrived last weekend in the 2-1 loss to Sporting Charleroi -- kick-starts a process that ultimately sees him become the attacking spearhead of both the 'Blauw-Wit' and Nigeria's Super Eagles.
Onuachu, 25, moved to the Luminus Arena from Danish side Midtjylland in August, having impressed Genk with a haul of 45 goals in the Superliga across the past three seasons.
For a man who stands...
Vincent Kompany has said it was not a disappointment to miss his own testimonial through injury because he had already ensured a perfect Etihad Stadium send-off with his title-winning goal against Leicester.
The defender sat out his tribute game with a hamstring problem but said playing in front of the City supporters one last time could not have topped his 30-yard screamer in the penultimate game of last season.